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Children of Blood and Bone

Part of the Legacy of Orisha series
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Instant New York Times BestsellerTIME Top 100 Fantasy Books of All TimeTIME Best YA Books of All TimeTIME 100: Most Influential People of 2020New York Times Notable Children's Books of 2018 TIME Top 10 Best YA and Children's Books of 2018NPR's Book Concierge 2018 Great Reads List Buzzfeed's 24 Best YA Books of 2018Bustle's Top 25 Best Young Adults Books of 20182018 Kirkus Prize Finalist YALSA William C.

Morris YA Debut Award Finalist Paste Magazine's 30 Best YA Novels of 2018Newsweek's 61 Best Books from 2018Boston Globe's Best Children's Books of 2018Publishers Weekly Best YA Books of 2018School Library Journal Best Books of 2018 2019 YALSA Teen's Top Ten List With five starred reviews, Tomi Adeyemi's West African-inspired fantasy debut, and instant #1 New York Times Bestseller, conjures a world of magic and danger, perfect for fans of Leigh Bardugo and Sabaa Tahir.They killed my mother.They took our magic.They tried to bury us.Now we rise.Zelie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orisha hummed with magic.

Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zelie's Reaper mother summoned forth souls.But everything changed the night magic disappeared.

Under the orders of a ruthless king, maji were killed, leaving Zelie without a mother and her people without hope.Now Zelie has one chance to bring back magic and strike against the monarchy.

With the help of a rogue princess, Zelie must outwit and outrun the crown prince, who is hell-bent on eradicating magic for good.Danger lurks in Orisha, where snow leoponaires prowl and vengeful spirits wait in the waters.

Yet the greatest danger may be Zelie herself as she struggles to control her powers and her growing feelings for an enemy."e;A phenomenon."e; -Entertainment Weekly"e;The epic I've been waiting for."e; -New York Times-bestselling author Marie Lu "e;You will be changed.

You will be ready to rise up and reclaim your own magic!"e; -New York Times-bestselling author Dhonielle Clayton"e;The next big thing in literature and film."e; -Ebony"e;One of the biggest young adult fiction debut book deals of the year."e; -Teen VogueThis title has Common Core connections.#1 New York Times bestseller, March 14, 2018

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Henry Holt
1250170982 / 9781250170989
eBook (EPUB)
448 pages
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Quiz No: 233705, Points 20.00, Book Level 4.80,
Upper Years - Key Stage 3 Learn More